Film transfers to file - 8mm, 16mm & 35mm

Telecine Services
  • Film restoration & cleaning
  • Bump and scratch removal
  • Output to tape or file
  • Magnetic and optical audio transfer

Transfer aging 35mm to 8mm film assets to file for long term preservation.

FATS offer a comprehensive range of Telecine transfer facilities to complement our broadcast duplication, multimedia and archiving services.

The restoration and transfer of precious film footage to digital files for preservation purposes is invaluable as modern film stock deteriorates over time.

Our primary Telecine is the Rank Cintel Ursa Diamond with a modified ITK Y-front end for superior picture quality. We can transfer Colour and Black & White Negative, Positive and Interpositive film formats from 6 to 30 frames per second speeds. We cater for 35mm (4, 3 & 2 perf), super and standard 16mm, super and standard 8mm film, as well as 35mm slides.

Direct Telecine outputs include PAL Digital-Betacam, QuickTime Files, real time DVD recording & Broadcast Audio Wav files.

The Telecine is optioned with Red Laser Stereo Optical and Magnetic stripe audio and offers a rare Magna-Tech Sound Follower, for separately synchronised Audio reels with options for 35 mm, 6, 4, 3, 2 track and mono sound heads, plus 16 mm Stereo and Mono sound heads.

FATS can also assist with one light or program graded transfers, cleaning and digital restoration of film assets.

FATS can assist you with:

Why use FATS for film transfers

  • We're a one-stop-shop. All services are in-house, so we take complete responsibility of your project from start to finish
  • We can turn around large projects quickly with 24/7 manufacturing
  • We offer highly competitive prices